The Green

 
 
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29 Clerkenwell Green, Clerkenwell, London EC1R 0DU 
 
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Mon to Wed 12noon-11pm, Thu 12noon-12midnight, Fri 12noon-1am, Sat 12noon-11pm, Sun 12noon-10.30pm
 

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The GreenNumber 29 Clerkenwell Green has been serving ale to thirsty Londoners since 1720 when the tavern which stood here had a small brewery attached. In 1805 it was known as the Fox and French horn and, following an interlude as offices and workshops in the 1920s, returned to its current role as a public house in November 2004 when it became known simply as The Green. Clekenwell takes its name from the Clerks' Well which you can still see through a glass window on Farringdon Lane. While the area around Clekenwell Green may not have much in the way of greenery it still retains a village vibe - appealing and unexpected for such a central location - with St James' church in the middle. The Green attracts a suited city crowd, drawn in by the lively bar and real ales. On the modern European menu there's always a choice of fresh fish and meat dishes, homemade pies and puddings with pretty much the same menu served both downstairs and in the quieter first floor dining room.

 

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Opening and closing times for The Green

Today (Monday) The Green closes at midnight

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LondonTown.com - The Green Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Farringdon Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
Chancery Lane Tube Station
 
8 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Bowling Green Lane NCP
 
2 minutes walk
 
Saffron Hill NCP
 
3 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

Further articles featuring The Green on LondonTown.com

 
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April in London 2012

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June in London 2012

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July in London 2012

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The Zetter Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £60  35% off
St John's Square 86-88 Clerkenwell Road, EC1M | 2 minutes from The Green
This boutique hotel in trendy Clerkenwell fits right in with the warehouse chic designer feel of the neighbourhood. Mixing vintage chairs with stark modern prints, there's ... More
 
 
 
Atelier EC1 Apartments By Bridgestreet
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £124  35% off
30 Greville Street, EC1N | 5 minutes from The Green
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The Rookery Hotel London
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Peters Lane, EC1M | 5 minutes from The Green
Filled with old fashioned touches like wood panelling, old paintings, stone flagged floors, claw foot baths and open fires, The Rookery has plenty of character. And ... More
 
 
 
 

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Mail Rail: An Exhibition Of Photographs
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2014 

British Postal Museum & Archive 7 minutes walk from The Green

Photographs taken throughout the Mail Rail network by Bradley Photography, Northumberland, documenting postal and transport history....More

Edward Scissorhands
Edward Scissorhands
Dance | Until 11th January 2015 

Sadler's Wells Theatre 9 minutes walk from The Green

Having so successfully given new interpretations to classics like Swan Lake, Sleeping Beauty, Cinderella and Nutcracker!, Matthew Bourne now brings ...More

 
The Little Match Girl
The Little Match Girl
Theatre | Until 10th January 2015 

Sadler's Wells: Lilian Baylis Theatre 9 minutes walk from The Green

A snowy stage sets the scene for an icy cold Christmas Eve, where the Little Match Girl paces the emptying ...More

 
Shoe Lane Library
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2014 

Shoe Lane Library 10 minutes walk from The Green

Library with public access to books....More

Designing A Moment: The London 2012 Cauldron
Designing A Moment: The London 2012 Cauldron
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2015 

Museum of London 10 minutes walk from The Green

A new pavilion gallery has been built in the courtyard of the Museum of London to house the Cauldron designed ...More

 
A Bear Called Paddington
A Bear Called Paddington
Exhibitions | Until 4th January 2015 

Museum of London 10 minutes walk from The Green

A well-timed exhibition as the much-loved, well-mannered bear gets set for his big-screen debut, A Bear Called Paddington is a ...More

 
The Paddington Trail
The Paddington Trail
Exhibitions | Until 30th December 2014 

Museum of London 10 minutes walk from The Green

Can you spot Paddington Bear? There are 50 statues of the inquisitive Peruvian bear, made famous by the books of ...More

 
Sherlock Holmes
Sherlock Holmes
Exhibitions | Until 12th April 2015 

Museum of London 10 minutes walk from The Green

Likely to be one of 2014's most popular exhibitions, Sherlock Holmes at the Museum of London will be the largest ...More

 
Object Detective
Kids Events | Until 3rd January 2015 

Museum of London 10 minutes walk from The Green

Discover the secrets revealed by museum objects....More

A Christmas Carol
Theatre | Until 30th December 2014 

Museum of London 10 minutes walk from The Green

Dickens's festive tale comes to life in this family-friendly up-close production of the classic London story....More

 

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January in London 2015
January in London 2015

Cirque Du Soleil perform at the Royal Albert Hall, The Nether transfers to the West End and James McAvoy ...More

 
March in London 2015
March in London 2015

Alexander McQueen's Savage Beauty comes to the V&A in March 2015, Sam Smith plays two sell-out shows at the ...More

 
Measure For Measure
Measure For Measure
Theatre | 15th April 2015 - 25th April 2015 

Barbican Centre

Cheek by Jowl presents Measure for Measure at the Barbican this April. Hailed in Moscow as a 'shattering portrait of ...More

 
Stevie
Stevie
Theatre | 6th March 2015 - 18th April 2015 

Hampstead Theatre

Zoƫ Wanamaker stars in this major revival of Hugh Whitemore's award-winning drama. Staged at the Hampstead Theatre, Stevie provides a ...More

 
Imagine Children's Festival
Imagine Children's Festival
Kids Events | 9th February 2015 - 22nd February 2015 

Southbank Centre

Immersive opera, Russell Brand and a site-wide Alice in Wonderland installation are all part of the inspiring Imagine Children's Festival ...More

 
The Cribs
Concerts | On 12th February 2015 

Electric Ballroom

The award-winning three-piece who hail originally from Wakefield performs its indie-rock originals for the NME Awards at London's Electric Ballroom. ...More

J.M. Barrie's Peter Pan
Theatre | 15th May 2015 - 14th June 2015 

Open Air Theatre, Regent's Park

The re-discovered original play about the adventures of the boy who wouldn't grow up, written by J M Barrie and ...More

Radicals and Victuallers
Radicals and Victuallers
Opened 14th November 2014 

Serving up an unusual selection of burgers - filled with fried egg and peanut butter, or Nik Naks and pastrami ...More

 
Jago Restaurant
Jago Restaurant
Opened Early December 2014 

Jago, the Shoreditch restaurant with Southern European, Middle Eastern and Ashkenazi influences, is the first solo form Louis Solley ...More

 
Snaps & Rye
Snaps & Rye
Opened 30th November 2014 

Breakfast on homemade Danish pastries and enjoy traditional Danish rye bread for lunch at Snaps & Rye where meatballs and ...More

 
 
 
 
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